Cllr calls for more CCTV on busy London street after almost being pickpocketed and claims gang is targeting mums

Cllr calls for more CCTV on busy London street after almost being pickpocketed and claims gang is targeting mums

A councillor has called for more CCTV on a busy London street after almost being pickpocketed herself – and claims that thieves are targeting…

London Nail Bombings victims to come together to remember 25 years since attacks which rocked Brixton, Brick Lane and Soho

London Nail Bombings victims to come together to remember 25 years since attacks which rocked Brixton, Brick Lane and Soho

It was a warm late April’s evening in 1999. The Admiral Duncan pub on Old Compton Street in Soho was filling fast. Drinkers were…

Marie Curie at Charing Cross

Marie Curie at Charing Cross

Michael HollandApr 12, 2024

A story of life and death The English language premiere of major new musical Marie Curie, with Book & Lyrics by Seeun Choun, Music…

Boys from the Blackstuff

Boys from the Blackstuff

Michael HollandApr 1, 2024

James Graham’s powerful new adaptation of Alan Bleasdale’s seminal TV drama, Boys from the Blackstuff will transfer to the West End for a strictly…

REVIEW: RED PITCH – Soho Place

REVIEW: RED PITCH – Soho Place

Michael HollandMar 31, 2024

Gentrification and displacement through the eyes of the youth Having worked together from Red Pitch’s inception, writer Tyrell Williams and director Daniel Bailey bring…

Council takes down document it says mistakenly refers to plans for Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

Council takes down document it says mistakenly refers to plans for Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

A London council has taken down a document from its website it says mistakenly referred to plans for Low Traffic Neighbourhoods (LTNs) after admitting…

Cherry Orchard in Donmar Warehouse

Cherry Orchard in Donmar Warehouse

Michael HollandMar 19, 2024

Can anyone persuade Ranevskaya and her aristocratic household that the world is changing, and they must too? The full cast for Chekhov’s The Cherry…

Review: Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon – Garrick

Review: Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon – Garrick

Michael HollandMar 19, 2024

A dynamic, feminist, and pop culture-filled performance All the convincing I needed to see this piece was found by reading: ‘She was a 17-year-old…

Tailor-Made in Hollywood

Tailor-Made in Hollywood

Michael HollandMar 18, 2024

The hypocrisy of the studio system We can look forward to a major new production of the multi-award nominated The Tailor-Made Man, which will…

Skully is Back in Jail

Skully is Back in Jail

Michael HollandMar 17, 2024

The temptation of easy money culminated in him being caught in the back of a security van full of money Frank Skully has been…

People, Places and Things 

People, Places and Things 

Michael HollandMar 11, 2024

Emma was having the time of her life.  Now she’s in rehab.  Her first step is to admit that she has a problem.  But…

Review: For Black Boys – opens at Garrick Theatre and it’s a brilliant show

Review: For Black Boys – opens at Garrick Theatre and it’s a brilliant show

Michael HollandMar 8, 2024

Boys Bring Life to Thinking About Suicide Ryan Calais Cameron’s For Black Boys Who Have Considered Suicide When The Hue Gets Too Heavy was…